Please note that this is not an itinerary submitted by an actual family. This day was planned by one of our travel experts as a recommendation for a family of children with ages 4 through late teens, based on knowledge of the city. Factors such as time, cost and distance have been considered to make this a great day to get a sense of the city and keep the children and teens interested and engaged.
Address: EL Paraiso Beach Club / Hotel Tulum, Tulum 77780, Mexico
Phone: 52 1 984-745-4555
Hours: Monday – Sunday: Tours start at 9:00 am and 2:00 pm
Admission: $55 per person (price includes a guide, transport, entrance fees and refreshments)
Explore a beautiful cenote (a natural sinkhole) on this three hour paddleboarding and snorkeling tour. A guide will teach beginners the basics of paddleboarding and accompany the group throughout the tour. Adventurers will glide down the spectacular Riviera Maya and snorkel in its crystal clear water. The whole family will love this exciting adventure, although it will be difficult for children under 10 to participate in the most active parts.
Address: Km 31, road Cancun-Tulum, Riviera Maya, Puerto Morelos, Mexico
Hours: Monday-Sunday: 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Getting There: Cancun or Playa del Carmen bus station, take the bus-line MAYAB
Admission: Adults – $30, Children – $20, Senior citizens – $18
Unleash your wild side at the Crococun Zoo. Touch, hold and feed a variety of wild local animals at this interactive zoo. Brave visitors can walk amongst crocodiles and snakes during an informative one hour tour. Meet friendly parrots, fierce tigers and playful monkeys in their natural environments. The Crococun Zoo is perfect for animal lovers of all ages.
Address: Blvd Kukulkan Km 4.5 Zona Hotelera, Embarcadero Playa Linda
Hours: Monday-Sunday: 6:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Admission: Adults – $85, Children under 12 – Free (price includes show, dinner and open bar)
Sail the Caribbean Sea and watch Captain Morgan and his crew battling for their dignity on the Jolly Roger pirate ship. This impressive galleon is modeled on Columbus’ original flagship from his first voyage to the Americas. This spectacular show features sword fights, cannon explosions, singing and dancing, providing an amusing night for the whole family. The pirate package includes a delicious meal, three and a half hours of open bar, a party atmosphere and family entertainment.